In the United States, there were 222 people 1._____ reported _____（report）to be billionaires（亿万富翁）in 2003. The 2.__ richest ________of these is Bill Gates, worth at least $ 41 billion, who made his money 3.___ by _______starting the pany Microsoft. Mr. Gates was only 21 years old 4.____ when ______he first helped to set up the pany in 1976. He was a billionaire 5. _____ by _____the time he was 6.___ However _______, there are still some other people who have made lots of money at even 7.___ younger _______（young）ages. Other young people who have struck it rich include Jackie Coogan and Shirley Temple. 8.____ Both ______of these child actors made over a million dollars 9._____ acting _____（act）in movies before they were 14. But 10. ____ the ______ youngest billionaire is Albert von Thurn und Taxis of Germany, who, in 2001, inherited （继承）a billion dollars when he turned 18!
Finishing their shopping at the mall, a couple discovered that their new car 1.__________（steal）. They filed a report 2.__________the police station and a detective drove them 3.__________to the parking lot to look for evidence.
To their 4.__________（amaze）, the car had been returned 5.__________there was a note in it that said: “I apologize for tar y wife was having a baby and I had to rush her to the 6.__________. Please forget the inconvenience. There are two tickets 7.__________tonight's Mania Twain concert.”
Their faith in humanity restored. The couple attended 8.__________concert. But when they returned home, they immediately found. 9.__________their house had been ransacked （洗劫）. On the bathroom mirror was 10.__________note: “I have to put my kid through college somehow, don't I?”
People 1.__________（live）in different countries made different kinds of words. Today there are about fifteen hundred 2.__________in the world. Each contains many thousands of words. A very large dictionary, for example, contains four 3.__________ five hundred thousand words. But we do not need 4.__________these. To read short stories you need to know only about two thousand words. 5.___before_______you leave school, you will learn only one thousand or more.
The words you know are called your vocabulary. You should try to mar vocabulary 6.__________（big）. Read as many books as we can. There are a lot of books 7.__________（write）in easy English. You will enjoy them. When you meet 8.__________new word, look it 9.__________in your dictionary. Your dictionary is your 10.__________（much）useful book.
When you are in England you must be very careful in the streets 1.__________the traffic drives on the left. Before you cross a street you must look to the right first 2.__________then the left. In the morning and in the evening when people go to or e from 3.__________, the streets are very busy. Traffiost 4.__________（danger）then.